Jackson moves forwards
The Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill, implementing the Jackson reforms, has cleared the Commons and will now go to the House of Lords.
Lord Justice Jackson, in a written lecture, said:
“Lawyers leave no stone unturned when it comes to arguing about costs”
I think this is something of a generalisation. I would never dream of running anything but the strongest of arguments.
As for all the others I come up against in court…
Lecture can be read here.